from the incentives-and-disincentives dept.
sycodon writes "Politico reports that student loan debt now exceeds one trillion dollars, an amount that should impress even Dr. Evil. Politico further reports that this is one of the more concrete issues driving the OWS protests and provides some enlightening examples of their particular gripes."
Federal grants are offered for... research into the recreation
potential of interplanetary space travel for the culturally disadvantaged.